When you’re craving a cocktail but want to keep it light and refreshing, look no further than to Hey, Hei – a new, sparkling gin drink that offers the perfect balance between cocktails and seltzers.
Hey, Hei puts its own twist on the iconic Long Drink, a gin beverage with roots from Finland, by combining gin with real fruit juice and crisp seltzer. While a traditional Long Drink consists of gin and grapefruit soda, Hey, Hei offers three flavor variations: The Classic Long Drink (grapefruit), Cran-Tan (cranberry tangerine), and Lemon-Berry (lemon raspberry).
Also, you don’t have to be a gin aficionado to enjoy Hey, Hei. Its citrusy undertones make for layers and layers of flavor, so chances are you’ll fall in love with the drink regardless of your spirit preferences.
Now that we’ve put this must-try drink on your radar, we’re giving you four recommendations for where to enjoy Hey, Hei here in Miami.
Grails – Wynwood
Attention sneakerheads: stop what you’re doing and head over to Wynwood’s Grails, the world’s first “sneaker-themed” restaurant and bar. The Grails Experience, as it’s known by fans, includes Jordan-inspired decor, rare “grails” displayed throughout, an open air patio, over 30 sports broadcasting TVs, live entertainment, and, get this – a cocktail served in an actual sneaker! But if you’re not completely sold on sipping out of footwear, you can always order your favorite flavor of Hey, Hei to keep yourself refreshed during your visit to this one-of-a-kind sports bar.
The Sylvester – Midtown Miami
Step into the nostalgic spirit of old Miami with a modern, eclectic flair Midtown Miami’s The Sylvester. This cozy bar is sure to give you the full Miami experience, with culturally-influenced music, dancing, vintage decor, and cutting-edge cocktails that totally set the mood. Hey, Hei is a match made in heaven for The Sylvester’s cocktail menu, filled with a diverse selection of light and fruit-filled drinks.
DOM’S – Brickell
From sister brands Lucali and DC Pie Co., DOM’S is a stylish cocktail bar located in the heart of Brickell. This chic, intimate space creates the ideal ambiance for whatever the night has in store for you, with karaoke nights and comedy shows regularly on-site. Guests can also order fresh Italian fare from the DC Pie Co. menu, paired perfectly with a crisp swig of Hey, Hei.
El Tiesto Café – Edgewater
El Tiesto Café is an Edgewater lounge taking fusion cuisine to the next level. Its menu merges the bold flavors of the Dominican Republic with the refined artistry of Japanese cooking, creating a unique atmosphere unlike any other in Miami. Whether you opt for sushi made with yuca or Dominican-seasoned ribs in Japanese BBQ sauce, Hey, Hei is a wonderful, refreshing counterpart to El Tiesto’s hearty menu.
So what are you waiting for? Go out there and try Hey, Hei at any of these four locations, or find it at a local retailer to enjoy at home.
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